result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 22 - 26 1963, West Indies tour of England
275 & 223
(95 ov, target 253)246 & 255/2
West Indies won by 8 wickets
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brian Bolus c †Murray b Sobers33-8730-
John Edrich c †Murray b Sobers25-9510-
Ted Dexter (c)c & b Griffith29-7620-
Ken Barrington c Sobers b Gibbs16-5010-
Brian Close  b Griffith46-12760-
Phil Sharpe c †Murray b Griffith63-11990-
Jim Parks c Kanhai b Griffith19-7510-
Fred Trueman  b Griffith19-2820-
Tony Lock hit wicket b Griffith4-1600-
Brian Statham  b Hall8-2300-
Derek Shackleton not out 0-300-
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 7)13
TOTAL(102.2 Ov, RR: 2.68)275
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Brian Bolus), 2-64 (John Edrich), 3-103 (Ken Barrington), 4-115 (Ted Dexter), 5-216 (Brian Close), 6-224 (Phil Sharpe), 7-254 (Fred Trueman), 8-258 (Tony Lock), 9-275 (Jim Parks), 10-275 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wes Hall22.227113.17---00
Charlie Griffith2747162.62---00
Garry Sobers2144422.09---00
Lance Gibbs2775011.85---00
Frank Worrell502605.20---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Conrad Hunte c †Parks b Shackleton80-19570-
Willie Rodriguez c Lock b Statham5-1310-
Rohan Kanhai  b Lock30-7730-
Basil Butcher run out 53-15670-
Garry Sobers run out 26-6820-
Joe Solomon c Trueman b Statham16-11900-
Frank Worrell (c) b Statham9-2810-
Deryck Murray c Lock b Trueman5-810-
Wes Hall  b Trueman2-800-
Charlie Griffith not out 13-4820-
Lance Gibbs  b Trueman4-1200-
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(104.1 Ov, RR: 2.36)246
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Willie Rodriguez), 2-72 (Rohan Kanhai), 3-152 (Conrad Hunte), 4-185 (Basil Butcher), 5-198 (Garry Sobers), 6-214 (Frank Worrell), 7-221 (Deryck Murray), 8-225 (Wes Hall), 9-233 (Joe Solomon), 10-246 (Lance Gibbs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman26.126532.48---00
Brian Statham2236833.09---00
Derek Shackleton2153711.76---00
Tony Lock2966512.24---00
Ted Dexter61801.33---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Brian Bolus c Gibbs b Sobers15-5300-
John Edrich c †Murray b Griffith12-5810-
Ted Dexter (c)c †Murray b Sobers27-9820-
Ken Barrington  b Griffith28-2840-
Brian Close lbw b Sobers4-310-
Phil Sharpe c †Murray b Hall83-197100-
Jim Parks lbw b Griffith23-5820-
Fred Trueman c Sobers b Hall5-3500-
Tony Lock  b Hall0-100-
Brian Statham  b Hall14-2230-
Derek Shackleton not out 0-1400-
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 4)12
TOTAL(81 Ov, RR: 2.75)223
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Brian Bolus), 2-31 (John Edrich), 3-64 (Ken Barrington), 4-69 (Brian Close), 5-121 (Ted Dexter), 6-173 (Jim Parks), 7-196 (Fred Trueman), 8-196 (Tony Lock), 9-218 (Brian Statham), 10-223 (Phil Sharpe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wes Hall1633942.43---00
Charlie Griffith2376632.86---00
Garry Sobers3367732.33---00
Lance Gibbs912903.22---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 253 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Conrad Hunte not out 108-30690-
Willie Rodriguez c Lock b Dexter28-14610-
Rohan Kanhai c Bolus b Lock77-88101-
Basil Butcher not out 31-6830-
Extras(b 4, lb 7)11
TOTAL(95 Ov, RR: 2.68)255/2
Fall of wickets: 1-78 (Willie Rodriguez), 2-191 (Rohan Kanhai)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman11000.00---00
Brian Statham2225402.45---00
Derek Shackleton3276802.12---00
Tony Lock2585212.08---00
Ted Dexter913413.77---00
Brian Close603606.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of England
Season1963
Series resultWest Indies won the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 547
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Dusty Rhodes
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Syd Buller
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 22 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 275
Fri, 23 Aug - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 231/8 (Joe Solomon 15*, Charlie Griffith 3*)
Sat, 24 Aug - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 5/0 (Conrad Hunte 5*, Willie Rodriguez 0*)
Sun, 25 Aug - rest day
Mon, 26 Aug - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 255/2 (95 ov) - end of match